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drier

Definition of drier

  1. comparative of dry


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drier

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noun dri·er \ˈdrī(-ə)r\
variants: or

Definition of drier

  1. 1 :  something that extracts or absorbs moisture

  2. 2 :  a substance that accelerates drying (as of oils, paints, and printing inks)

  3. 3 usually dryer :  a device for drying

First Known Use of drier

1528


DRIER Defined for Kids

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Definition of drier for Students

  1. variant of dryer


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drier

Medical Definition of drier

comparative of dry

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